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Lockheed Receives $242M Navy Contract Modification for F-35 Electronic Components

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has been awarded a $241.8 million contract modification by the U.S. Navy to procure diminishing manufacturing sources electronic parts for F-35 production facilities in the U.S. and abroad. The Defense Department said Tuesday work under the modification will support F-35 production through the fighter aircraft’s 15th lot. Lockheed will perform …

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Navy Awards Boeing $100M Contract Modification to Support Australia P-8A Patrol Aircraft Production

Boeing (NYSE:BA) has secured a $100.4 million contract modification from the U.S. Navy to provide long-lead parts and support services for the production of four Lot 8 P-8A maritime patrol aircraft for Australia. The Defense Department said Tuesday the contract falls under a cooperative engagement agreement and work is scheduled to occur through June 2017 in Washington, …

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BAE to Develop Machine Learning Tech to Support USAF Space Situational Awareness

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 19, 2016 — BAE Systems has received a $9.4 million contract from the U.S. Air Force to develop and integrate a machine learning tool that works to support space situational awareness efforts, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The Defense Department said Friday BAE Systems Inc. will also utilize analytics, high-performance computing and …

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Lockheed Boosts Full-Year Guidance on 2Q Earnings, Revenue Beats

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) lifted full-year earnings and revenue guidance Tuesday and exceeded analysts’ second quarter estimates for both figures on sales from the Sikorsky helicopter business acquired in November as negotiations between the company and U.S. government continue on the next two F-35 fighter jet batches. Bethesda, Maryland-based Lockheed said it now expects 2016 …

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FMS Program Head Joe Rixey to Headline Global Weapons Trade Discussion Forum for Potomac Officers Club

The top uniformed officer over the U.S. government’s foreign military sales program will keynote an Aug. 3 breakfast forum hosted by Executive Mosaic’s Potomac Officers Club in Falls Church, Virginia to discuss the global arms trade’s current environment and the role of domestic industry in efforts to help defense agencies support …

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Rockwell Collins Receives $67M Navy Contract For Airborne Comm System Repair Services

Rockwell Collins (NYSE: COL) has secured a potential 10-year, $67 million contract to provide weapon replaceable assembly repair services in support of the AN/ARC-210 integrated communications system for the U.S. Navy and other Defense Department  components. DoD said Monday the company will also help the service branch manage the system’s technical and configuration changes as …

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Premier Technology to Assess Counter Proliferation Tech for DTRA

Premier Technology has received a potential $75 million contract to validate and verify counter proliferation technologies developed for the Defense Threat Reduction Agency. Premier Technology will carry out work in Aberdeen, North Carolina, through June 16, 2026 under the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract, the Defense Department said Monday. The contract contains a …

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Technica to Support Air Force IT Operations Under $224M NETCENTS-2 Task Order

Technica Corp. has won a potential five-year, $224.4 million task order to provide information technology services to the U.S. Air Force under the service branch’s Network-Centric Solutions-2 contract vehicle. The order has a one-year base period that will run through July 31, 2017,  and covers IT support for the Air Force National Capital Region, the …

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Boeing Gets $127M Contract Modification to Continue Risk Reduction Support for Future Presidential Aircraft

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has secured a potential $127.3 million contract modification to continue to perform risk reduction efforts for the U.S. Air Force’s Presidential Aircraft Recapitalization program. The Air Force said Friday it issued the contract modification in order to determine how to procure, build, test and modify Boeing’s 747-8 commercial aircraft …

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Safran Optics 1 Wins $305M Army Target Locator Module II Contract

The U.S. Army has awarded Safran Optics 1 a potential multi-year, $304.5 million contract to produce a laser target locator module for the service branch. The Army Contracting Command received five bids for the firm-fixed-price contract through an online-based solicitation and will provide funds and work location upon award of each order,  the Defense …

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